Killing comments won’t cure our toxic internet culture

2014 was a year of reckoning for online news media. Following increasingly fractious and aggressive behavior by users, a number of marquee organizations threw their collective hands up and shut down...

Orange and Dell Technologies partner for 5G innovation

Dell Technologies has partnered with telecommunications provider Orange to work jointly on everything that falls under the edge computing and acceleration technologies umbrella in a bid to give consumers what they...

Google adds option to auto-delete search and location history data

Following a year's worth of privacy scandals and criticism for collecting users' geo-location data, Google announced today plans to roll out a new feature that will let users auto-delete location, browsing,...

Facebook steps up work in AI to systematically tackle its problems

Facebook has no shortage of problems. From election manipulation and hate speech to exclusionary algorithms, the social media giant is constantly putting out fires. On Day 2 of the company's F8 conference in...

Arya Stark vs. Tony Stark: Who Won the Weekend?

The weekend has ended, and both Arya Stark and Tony Stark have saved the world single-handedly—Tony by donning the Infinity Gauntlet and snapping Thanos and his minions out of existence, and...

Exposed database holds sensitive data on over 80 million US households

Large-scale database exposures are sadly nothing new, but they're particularly worrisome when there isn't even a clear owner. Researchers Ran Locar and Noam Rotem have found an unguarded database hosted on a Microsoft server...

AI brought a 60-year old music-making machine to life

If you've seen Looney Tunes or The Simpsons, you've probably heard Raymond Scott's music -- which was adapted for those and other cartoons. But there's a good chance you haven't heard of Scott himself....

iFixit pulls its Galaxy Fold teardown at Samsung’s request

The Galaxy Fold won't make its planned launch date as Samsung looks into problems experienced by several reviewers with test units. In the meantime, the folks at iFixit did what they do best and pulled one...

Samsung Delays Galaxy Fold Until At Least Next Month

Samsung's Galaxy Fold launch this Friday may be put on hold. Credit: Tom's GuideThe Wall Street Journal, citing people familiar with the matter, reports that the phone maker is pushing back the rollout of its...

Everything You Need to Know Before Watching Avengers: Endgame

The end — or the beginning of the end, or at least the end of the beginning — is almost in sight. April 26 sees the theatrical release of Avengers: Endgame, the...